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Description: 40, Chapel Street
Date Listed: 9 August 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 336247
OS Grid Reference: SE1867735932
OS Grid Coordinates: 416897, 433149
Latitude/Longitude: 53.7944, -1.7450
5111 CHAPEL STREET BD1
SE 1633 SE 37/356
Dated 1860 warehouse/office block on corner site with Peckover Street designed by
Andrews and Pepper. Three-storeys and semi-basement, sandstone "brick" with
horizontal V rustication to basement capped by ground floor sill course; sill bands
to upper floors; modillion bracket eaves cornice. The corner of block is slightly
inset and bowed. Hipped slate roof, large corniced chimney stack. Five windows
to Chapel Street, 7 to Peckover Street and one to bowed corner; close set revealed
sashes, central glazing bar. Cambered arches to basement with key blocks; cambered
arches to ground floor with architrave surrounds. Large semi-circular arched portal
similar to adjacent one of No 38 with crest against fanlight and spaced voussoirs.
Important corner site.
Listing NGR: SE1867735932
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Source: English Heritage
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